ERIC Number: EJ482886
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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A New Approach to Relevant Scientific Research for Practitioners: The Heuristic Paradigm.
Tyson, Katherine B.
Social Work, v37 n6 p541-56 Nov 1992
Discusses heuristic approach to scientific social work research as philosophy of research that draws from contemporary philosophy of science and cultural, cognitive, and linguistic studies and that endorses research as tool for advocacy. Presents fundamental concepts of heuristic model, emphasizing how new conceptual foundations can facilitate union of practice and research that will engender sound, relevant, important knowledge. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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